• 500 Years: Decorative Arts Eur auction at Christies

    Sale 7841

    500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe

    29 April 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 149

    A FRENCH ORMOLU AND BLUE-PAINTED SIX-LIGHT CHANDELIER

    AFTER THE MODEL BY FRANÇOIS RÉMOND, LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A FRENCH ORMOLU AND BLUE-PAINTED SIX-LIGHT CHANDELIER
    AFTER THE MODEL BY FRANÇOIS RÉMOND, LATE 19TH CENTURY
    Modelled as an amphora-shaped urn with spiral-fluted neck surmounted by a flambeau shade, hung from an acanthus cast corona by three tassel chains, set with three caryatids each holding two foliate 'S'-scroll branches, above a berried terminal
    33 in. (84 cm.) high; 20 in. (51 cm.) diameter


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